Starting at the age of three with over 15 years of skating experience, Maxine currently represents Kazakhstan in senior ice dancing with her partner, Temirlan Yerzhanov. She has competitively skated in all three disciplines (freestyle, pairs, and ice dance) with the tutoring of world renowned and Olympic coaches, such as Evgeny Platov, John Kerr, John Zimmerman, Silvia Fontana, Vadim Naumov, Evgenia Shishkova, Janet Champion, Christi Krall, and Tom Zakrajsek. She is a three-time U.S. sectional medalist and has competed at U.S. nationals and internationally. She has also earned her senior gold moves in the field. In addition, she is SafeSport trained and is a USFSA and Professional Skaters Association member. Maxine enjoys applying her passion and expertise to skaters of all ages and abilities, specializing in skating skills, ice dances, and elements for all single skaters. She is determined to bring out the best in her students while having fun.